Mary Jane Stone

27 December 1844–11 December 1927 (Age 82)
Castle Cary, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Stone was born on 27 December 1844, in Castle Cary, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Gillard Stone, was 22 and her mother, Jane Stride, was 23. She married Joseph Hollings Gough on 23 November 1864, in Union, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 3, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and South Galson, Ross-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1927. She died on 11 December 1927, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hollings Gough
Mary Jane Stone
Marriage: 23 November 1864
Beatrice Anna Gough
Julia Agnes Gough
Mary Jane Gough
Sarah Elizabeth Gough
William Joseph Gough
Nellie Gertrude Gough
Leo Ernest Gough
Ada Ethel Gough

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 November 1864Union, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland is established.
    Age 3
    The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland was formed in 1847. For most of its existence the United Presbyterian Church was the third largest Presbyterian Church in Scotland and flourished in Scotland for 53 years. After being reunited with the Church of Scotland in 1929, it continues to bring relief to the local communities.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 22
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English ston(e) ‘stone, rock’ (Old English stān). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on stony ground, by a notable outcrop of rock, or by a stone boundary-marker or monument, or habitational, from a place called Stone, such as those in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire.Irish (Kilkenny): adopted for Irish Ó Clochartaigh (see Clougherty ) and/or Ó Clochasaigh (see Clohessy ), and possibly several other names containing or thought to contain the element cloch ‘stone’.Americanized form (translation into English) of various surnames in other languages, meaning ‘stone’, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, French Lapierre .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    How Nettie became part of Andrew's family

    Nettie's mother is Sarah Walker. Sarah married Joseph Hollings Gough. Sarah died 13 Feb 1864. Nettie was born 10 Jan 1864; so Nettie was just a month old when her mother died. Nettie was the 6th child …

    Sources (35)

    • Mary Jane Stone in entry for William Joseph Gough, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary J Stone in household of William Stone, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Mary Jane Stone in entry for Beatrice Anna Seager, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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